CLINICAL PATHOLOGY

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Code
67192
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
3 credits during the 3nd year of 8746 School of Dental Medicine (LM-46) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/05
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (School of Dental Medicine)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course of Clinical Pathology  examines the study of the main characteristics of laboratory examinations and the meaning of some types of disease markers measurable in a clinical laboratory

The technological and organizational realities of a Central Laboratory are illustrated.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Provide the students with the fundamental elements about the main characteristics of laboratory examinations and the meaning of some of the main classes of diseases markers measurable in a clinical laboratory

Techniques of the various Laboratory Diagnostic Areas are provided .

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Provide the students with the fundamental elements about the main characteristics of laboratory examinations (accuracy, precision, sensitivity, specificity etc) and about some of the main classes of diseases markers (e.g. inflammation markers, cell damage markers, tumour markers) measurable in a clinical laboratory

TEACHING METHODS

Lectures, with any possible dialectic interactions with the students

Practice in some clinical laboratory

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

General concepts in Clinical Pathology (accuracy, precision, specificity, sensitivity, predictable values).

Inflammation markers. Cell damage markers. Renal function markers. Endocrine function markers. Tumour markers

Some sessions of practice in a clinical laboratory

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Lecture notes will be available for the students on Aulaweb. Not compulsory support book: Widmann: Interpretazione clinica degli esami di laboratorio, McGrow Hill

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: By appointment by email: ntravers@medicina.unige.it o Nicola.Traverso@unige.it ADDRESS DIMES, General Pathology Section, Via Leon Battista Alberti 2, 16132, Genova

Office hours: Students can book an appointment with the professors; professors and students will agree on date and time. Address, Phone, Mail Professor Ottavia Barbieri’s Room: L.go R. Benzi 10, (CBA Torre B piano 0) tel. 010 5558260 e-mail: ottavia.barbieri@unige.it

Exam Board

PAOLO DURANDO (President)

GILBERTO FILACI (President)

GIUSEPPE MURDACA (President)

PATRIZIA ZENTILIN (President)

OTTAVIA BARBIERI

MARTINA BURLANDO

MARCO CANEPA

LUCA NANNI

SIMONE NEGRINI

ITALO PORTO

NICOLA TRAVERSO

GINO TRIPODI

FRANCESCO PUPPO (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Lectures, with any possible dialectic interactions with the students

Practice in some clinical laboratory

LESSONS START

March 2019

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Multiple choice test

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The students will undergo a written multiple choice test, with about 35 questions, about all the subjects of the course. Each correct answer will give 1 point. No penalty will be applied for wrong answer. The punctuation will be converted proportionally in XX/30. With punctuations  <18/30 the examination will not be approved.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
17/06/2019 09:00 GENOVA Scritto 17/06 dalle ore 9.00 alle 11.00 Aula Antognetti DiMI 01/07/2019, dalle ore 9.00 alle 11.00 Aula Fieschi DiMI 02/09/2019, dalle ore 9.00 alle 11.00 Aula Antognetti DiMI 16/09/2019 dalle ore 9.00 alle 11.00 Aula Antognetti DiMI
18/06/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale Aula B -1°piano avancorpo Dimi - ore 9:00 gli iscritti alla prova finale, messa a calendario il 28 giugno p.v., sosterranno l'esame il 2 luglio p.v. alle ore 9:00 in aula B Dimi
28/06/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale Aula B -1°piano avancorpo Dimi - ore 9:00 gli iscritti alla prova finale, messa a calendario il 28 giugno p.v., sosterranno l'esame il 2 luglio p.v. alle ore 9:00 in aula B Dimi
15/07/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale Aula B -1°piano avancorpo Dimi - ore 9:00 gli iscritti alla prova finale, messa a calendario il 28 giugno p.v., sosterranno l'esame il 2 luglio p.v. alle ore 9:00 in aula B Dimi
26/07/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale Aula B -1°piano avancorpo Dimi - ore 9:00 gli iscritti alla prova finale, messa a calendario il 28 giugno p.v., sosterranno l'esame il 2 luglio p.v. alle ore 9:00 in aula B Dimi
10/09/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale Aula B -1°piano avancorpo Dimi - ore 9:00 gli iscritti alla prova finale, messa a calendario il 28 giugno p.v., sosterranno l'esame il 2 luglio p.v. alle ore 9:00 in aula B Dimi